Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • interj. Used to express impatient rejection or contempt.

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  • interj. Expressing contempt, disgust, or bad temper.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interj. An exclamation expressive of extreme contempt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An exclamation expressing contempt, disgust, or incredulity.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Zabíbah is a preparation of hemp florets, opium and honey, much affected by the lower orders, whence the proverb: Temper thy sorrow with Zabibah.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Sing-woo-bah, is said to have been last seen abroad at Shanghai, on the night of the last full moon, looking over a wall seven feet six inches high.

    Echoes of the Week

  • Any problems? so fast got back result? they told me to get my result 3mths later if there isn't any problem. yeah, maybe I got spinal injury, faster get back? google those terms bah~

    www.hardwarezone.com.sg

  • The word for abomination here is tô ‛ êbah, which is not the word often used for ritual uncleanness, but is often used for sexual sin, in particular sexual sins and including sodomy.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Ceremonial violations are stated to "be an abomination [sheqets] unto you" (Lv. 11: 10), male homosex is stated to be tô ‛ êbah itself (Lv. 18: 22), as other illicit sex sins are, (vs. 27,29,30), and contrary to prohomsex arguments concerning tô ‛ êbah, that is the word most translated as "abomination" to denote grave moral offenses of universal sins, and is rarely used for ceremonial offenses.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • (Lv. 18: 22), as other illicit sex sins are, (vs. 27,29,30), and contrary to prohomsex arguments concerning tô ‛ êbah, that is the word most translated as "abomination" to denote grave moral offenses of universal sins, and is rarely used for ceremonial offenses.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • I played 'Crushes' at a show once and said that everyone should do the 'bah'-ing part and then some people started bah-ing like sheep ... which was interesting.

    Day in Rock Rewind: 09 So Far - Top Stories of April - June

  • I join Joy in saying "bah" to the "try harder" folks, and toasting everyone in the sleepless club.

    The Science Of Sleep

  • HT: Lee, who 'bah's because the Lutherans only get Jimmy Olsen.

    BAMF! Religious Superheroes

  • 11: 57 A.M. - A Sanibel business owner is calling bah humbug on an unknown Grinch who stole some well-known Christmas displays from a vacation rental company Monday.

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